Police in Chico combed a neighborhood near Enloe Medical Center early Wednesday, searching for a wanted suspect who ran from officers. Police set up a perimeter in the area of 4th Avenue and the Esplanade, and used a K-9 to search the area.
Police tried to pull over a car driving by 24-year-old Nitai Diniz around 1:30 a-m. According to Chico Police, Diniz is wanted in Florida for racketeering.
After a short chase, the suspect got out of his car made a run for it
Officers set up a perimeter in the areas of Magnolia, Esplanade, 3rd and 5th Avenues, but couldn't find the suspect.
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